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The Bulgaria 2009 Review: Elections

Bulgaria's European Parliament Elections - June 7, 2009

Politics » Elections 2009 | December 30, 2009, Wednesday // 08:01 | Viewed: 6066

Bulgaria Ruling GERB Party Wins By-election Runoffs - Report

The candidates of Bulgaria's ruling GERB party have won the last two mayor by-election runoffs Sunday.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 22, 2009, Sunday // 22:14 | Viewed: 1934

Bulgaria’s Razlog Holds Mayor By-Elections Runoff

The southwest Bulgarian town of Razlog is voting Sunday in the runoff of mayor by-elections.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 22, 2009, Sunday // 10:16 | Viewed: 1747

Bulgaria GERB Party with Most Frugal Mayor Election Campaign

Bulgaria's ruling Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria (GERB) party spent 4 times less on their Sofia Mayor election campaign compared to the main opponent - Coalition for Bulgaria.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 20, 2009, Friday // 15:04 | Viewed: 2196

Bulgaria Conservative RZS Party Takes Sofia Elections to Court

The Political Council of the Bulgarian conservative RZS party had notified the Supreme Prosecutor's Office of Cassations about violations during the Sunday Mayor elections in Sofia.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 20, 2009, Friday // 13:40 | Viewed: 1852

59 000 Manipulated Votes in Sofia Mayor Elections - Report

The Bulgaria conservative party "Order, Law, Justice" (RZS) leader, Yane Yanev, has stated that 59 000 votes were manipulated in Sunday's Sofia Mayor elections.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 18, 2009, Wednesday // 13:43 | Viewed: 1875

Sofia Mayor Elections: Final Scores of All 18 Candidates

A total of 259 848 votes were cast in Sunday's by-elections for a new Sofia Mayor, the Municipal Electoral Commission announced.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 16, 2009, Monday // 17:21 | Viewed: 1891

Bulgaria Ruling Party Wins 4 out of 6 By-Elections

Bulgaria's ruling center-right party GERB won four out of six mayoral by-elections, which were held in the country on Sunday, official results show.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 16, 2009, Monday // 14:24 | Viewed: 1771

Bulgarian Analysts: Rightist Electorate Will Swing to Ruling Party GERB

Bulgarian analyst Evgeniy Dainov has claimed that it was not apathy and a lack of trust in their politicians that led to low voter turnout at Sunday’s mayoral elections.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 16, 2009, Monday // 13:13 | Viewed: 1983

New Sofia Mayor Fandakova: Changes Do Not Happen by Magic

The new Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova has stated that she realizes the responsibility she has taken on and hopes that Sofia’s citizens will be patient as “things do not happen by magic.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 16, 2009, Monday // 10:04 | Viewed: 2180

Bulgaria PM: No Deal with Rightists for Deputy Sofia Mayor Post

Bulgaria PM Boyko Borisov has stated that he “believes in the instinct of the Bulgarian people for self-preservation” after seeing his ruling center-right GERB party dominate the partial local elections on Sunday.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 16, 2009, Monday // 09:07 | Viewed: 1803

Final Results: New Mayor of Sofia Fandakova Elected with 66,23%

Yordanka Fandakova, the newly-elected Mayor of the Bulgarian capital Sofia from the ruling party GERB, has received exactly 66,23% of the votes in Sunday’s Elections.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 16, 2009, Monday // 06:55 | Viewed: 2102

Bulgaria Conservatives RZS: We Are Key Political Factor

The Bulgarian conservative party RZS (“Order, Law, Justice”) is on the rise after Sunday’s elections for Sofia Mayor.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 16, 2009, Monday // 02:10 | Viewed: 1713

Bulgaria Socialist Leaders: Decline of Borisov's GERB Has Started

After their candidate Georgi Kadiev lost overwhelmingly to GERB's Yordanka Fandakova in the Sofia Mayor Elections Sunday, the leaders of the Bulgarian Socialist Party have declared that this was the start of GERB and Borisov's decline.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 16, 2009, Monday // 01:12 | Viewed: 1779

Socialist Sofia Mayor Bidder Kadiev: Borisov's Tide Is Falling

Georgi Kadiev of the Bulgarian Socialist Party, wished Sunday night best of luck to GERB's Fandakova who defeated him in the Sofia Mayor Elections.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 15, 2009, Sunday // 22:43 | Viewed: 2298

Bulgaria PM: We Could Have Just Appointed Fandakova for Mayor

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has suggested that the capital could have gone without the elections for mayor, with the victory of the new mayor Yordanka Fandakova being that predictable.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 15, 2009, Sunday // 22:01 | Viewed: 1424

Record Low Voter Turnout of 23% in Sofia Mayor Elections

Only 23,17% of the eligible voters cast their votes in the Sofia Mayor Elections on Sunday, in which the ruling party GERB’s candidate, Yordanka Fandakova, was elected.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 15, 2009, Sunday // 21:09 | Viewed: 1104

Bulgaria PM Borisov: Kadiev Is Only Man in Socialist Party

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, has congratulated Socialist Party candidate for Sofia Mayor, Georgi Kadiev, for his courage during the election campaign.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 15, 2009, Sunday // 21:00 | Viewed: 1248

Bulgaria's City of Vratsa Elects Center-Right Mayor

Kostadin Shahov, nominated by the ruling center-right GERB party, has been elected mayor of the northwestern municipality of Vratsa in a vote marred by a low turnout.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 15, 2009, Sunday // 20:55 | Viewed: 1131

Newly-Elected Sofia Mayor: I Hope PM Borisov Will Be Helping Me

Yordanka Fandakova, newly-elected Mayor of the Bulgarian capital Sofia, has declared she would be seeking the support of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov in her work.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 15, 2009, Sunday // 20:44 | Viewed: 1188

Socialist Party Runner Kadiev: I Demonstrated BSP's Character

Georgi Kadiev, the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) candidate for Mayor of Sofia, has given his views on the outcome of the election process.

Politics » Elections 2009 | November 15, 2009, Sunday // 20:09 | Viewed: 1234
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